Joshua Siaw

Director of White & Case’s Africa practice and a partner in its Global Banking Practice, Josh advises corporates, governments, banks and other financial institutions on cross-border project development and finance transactions.

Josh has significant knowledge and experience of the African markets, and has worked on a number of landmark cross-border finance deals in the region. International in outlook and practice background, he has dual Ghanaian and British nationality, and has worked for a number of years in the Firm’s London office prior to relocating to Johannesburg.  

In 2014, Josh was identified by Euromoney as one of Africa's ‘Rising Stars’ – the publication's list of individuals and power brokers who are transforming the financial, investment and business landscape in Africa.  In addition, he has been named by Forbes as “one of Africa’s most influential young business leaders.”  Josh was also named a ‘Young Business Leader of the Year’ by the African Union, and Leading Africa-focused business publication The Africa Report also recognized Josh as "one of three individuals shaping Africa's economic future".

In 2016, Josh was named among Britain's 100 most influential black people by the Powerlist 2016. He has also been listed in Marquis Who's Who in the World 2016, which features the most accomplished men and women from around the globe.